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Open Enrollment FY23

Welcome to FY23 Benefits Open enrollment! This is your annual opportunity to make new benefit elections and changes for the upcoming plan year.

The FY23 Benefits Open Enrollment period will occur April 26th — May 6th. To make your elections please look for your Open Enrollment event in your Workday inbox.

You will find information about this year’s plan offerings, highlights of the changes, and resources that will be available to you through the Open Enrollment process.

Open Enrollment Resources

We have the following information and resources available to help you understand the benefits offerings for FY23 and make informed decisions during Open Enrollment and throughout the year.

  1. FY23 Open Open Enrollment Guide: This Guide will provide an overview of the benefits, medical plan comparisons, contact information for the vendors and related information.
  2. FY23 Changes Only Summary: We have created a “changes only” summary so you can easily see what updates have been made.
  3. FY23 Open Enrollment Announcement
  4. FY23 Simmons Open Enrollment Message for Suzie Murphy
  5. View the Open Enrollment (Changes Only) Video Presentation

Information Sessions

We’ve planned several information presentations to review the FY23 Benefits, as well as one dedicated to the FY23 “Changes Only.” See below for registration links and dates/times. Blue Cross, ConnectYour Care Optum Financial and Unum will join the April 28th and May 2nd sessions, should you have any questions.

  • Open Enrollment Presentation
    April 26th, 11:30-12:30 (In Person)
    April 28th, 2:00pm – 3:00pm (Via Zoom)
    May 2nd, 11:30am – 12:30pm (Via Zoom)
    May 5th, 10:00am – 10:30m (Changes Only, Via Zoom)


  • Blue Cross will have a phone resource for specific Open enrollment questions for the below dates
    • May 3rd from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • May 5th from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • Call 1-888-258-9139


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